Adolph Knopf American geologist

Adolph Knopf is a 83 years old American geologist from San Francisco, California. Adolph Knopf was born on December 02, 1882 (died on November 23, 1966, he was 83 years old) in San Francisco, California.



Adolph Knopf was an American geologist. Educated at the University of California Berkeley he held professional appointments at the United States Geological Survey Yale University and Stanford University. He was primarily a petrologist and mineralogist though later in his career contributed to geochronology.
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Is Adolph Knopf still alive?

No, he died on 11/23/1966, 57 years ago. He was 83 years old when he died. He died in Palo Alto



Eleanora Knopf

Eleanora Knopf

He married with Eleanora Knopf (90), in 1920. Adolph Knopf was 37 and Eleanora Knopf was 36 years old. Married for 103 years, 11 months.

Awards (4)

Awarded Penrose Medal in 1958 , awarded Fellow of the Geological Society of America , awarded Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences , awarded Sterling Professor ,


He graduated from University Of California, Berkeley

What was Adolph's zodiac sign?

Adolph Knopf zodiac sign was sagittarius.

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